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Author Rand, Jacki Thompson.

Title Kiowa humanity and the invasion of the state / Jacki Thompson Rand
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 198 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents The American problem -- The Kiowa scheme of life -- Values of the state and U.S. Indian policy -- Young Kiowa men, Kiowa social values, and the politics of rations -- Fictions of nineteenth-century American assimilation policy -- Households of humanity -- Conclusion
Summary Kiowa Humanity and the Invasion of the State illuminates the ways in which Kiowas on the southern plains dealt with the U.S. government?s efforts to control them after they were forced onto a reservation by an 1867 treaty. The overarching effects of colonial domination resembled those suffered by other Native groups at the time?a considerable loss of land and population decline, as well as a continual erosion of the Kiowas? political, cultural, economic, and religious sovereignty and traditions. Although readily acknowledging these far-reaching consequences, Jacki Thompson Rand sees the root i
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-189) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Kiowa Indians -- Government relations.
Kiowa Indians -- History.
Kiowa philosophy.
United States -- Politics and government.
United States -- Race relations.
United States -- Social policy.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007033431
ISBN 0803239718 (electronic bk.)
9780803239715 (electronic bk.)